Carpetbagger Suggests Younging it Up
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Carpetbagger Suggests Younging it Up

Even though the Oscars were more in touch, I’d say, than they’ve been since I…

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And the Best Rundown Goes To…
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And the Best Rundown Goes To…

Yeah, of course it’d be Mark Lisanti, who is now working over at Vanity Fair.…

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Oscar ratings up 13%
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Oscar ratings up 13%

Bump and grind. The bump is the 13% increase in viewership over last year’s broadcast…

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The Little Dog That Couldn’t
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Wolfgang Puck Made it
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Ebert gives the Oscars his seal of approval
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Ebert gives the Oscars his seal of approval

Can a guy who’s survived decades of Oscars letdowns ever find anything new to love?…

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How’d it Do?
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More Reactions
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More Reactions

Writing for the Carpetbagger, Tony Scott: A Small Oscars By A.O. Scott It looks like…

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Thanks To…
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Thanks To…

Ryan, for all of your dedication and hard work and brilliant writing. The readers of…

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The Final Tallys
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The Final Tallys

I’m going to quietly simmer about my own personal disappointments, just as many of you…

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81st Oscar Ceremony, Part 2
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81st Oscar Ceremony, Part 2

And here. We. Go. Best Picture: Slumdog Millionaire Best Director: Danny Boyle, Slumdog Millionaire Best…

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Pre-Show Open Thread
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Pre-Show Open Thread

Reactions to the Show So Far
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Printable Ballot
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Printable Ballot

Why So Serious?
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Why So Serious?

Day Before the Oscars Open Thread
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Day Before the Oscars Open Thread

I’ve been wondering, what is the best thing, what is the worst thing? Here a…

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The Movie that (Almost)
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The Movie that (Almost)

“Well, I’d take $1 billion over a Best Picture¬†Oscar any day,”¬† declares Nikki Finke. [poll…

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Blow the Lid off the Joint?
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Blow the Lid off the Joint?

Okay, this is scary. What in the world are they planning over there at the…

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Bruce Almighty
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Bruce Almighty

Bruce Vilanch raises expectations, sort of: This year for best supporting actor you have Robert…

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The Oscars, Better than Ever?
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The Oscars, Better than Ever?

Weirdly enough, after the following clip, I actually experienced some excitement for the first time…

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